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Talking about yourself in third person is always awkward, but here I go anyway ;-)
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'''BitLocker To Go''' is a solution for encrypting [[USB]] devices in [[Windows | Windows 7]]. Unlike previous versions of [[BitLocker]], BTG allows the user to protect volumes with a password or smart card.
  
Joachim Metz is a digital forensic investigator currently working at Hoffmann Investigations.
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== Modes of operation ==
Hoffmann Investigations mainly performs digital forensic investigations for corporations (private law).
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His background is Information Communication Technology (ICT) in multiple disciplines like: system and network administration, programming, deployment, etc. and also Information Security (IS).
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=== Hybrid BitLocker ===
He has been working in the field of digital forensics for several years now.
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(Philosophy warning!!!) In his opinion digital forensic investigators should be transparent in both their findings and methods.
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Creates a "discovery drive" with BitLocker To Go Reader for working in previous versions of [[Microsoft]] [[Windows]].
The statement "the tool provided me with the evidence" just does not cut it.
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In his work he experienced a lot of serious errors in 'digital forensic software' and corresponding human interpretation, e.g. tools that represent the FAT access date as a date and time value and is interpreted as such. He has put a lot of effort in providing alternatives and means to verify findings by breaking open file formats and improving file recovery methods.
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(Ancient history alert!!!) For him breaking open file formats dates back to Might and Magic 3 save games and recovering deleted and corrupted files under DOS using PCTOOLS.
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== See Also ==
  
(Marketing alert!!!) Some of his recent work are file format libraries like: [[libewf]], [[libmsiecf]], [[libnk2]], [[libpff]] and [[libesedb]]
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* [[BitLocker]]
and the proof-of-concept carving tool called [[ReviveIt (revit)|revit]], which keeps surprising him because of its versatile application even in recovering NTFS-compressed files.
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The challenge he likes about the field of digital forensics is that there is a lot out there still to be discovered ;-)
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== External Links ==
  
[[Category:People]]
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* [http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/magazine/2009.05.win7.aspx An Introduction to Security in Windows 7]
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Revision as of 18:01, 10 June 2009

BitLocker To Go is a solution for encrypting USB devices in Windows 7. Unlike previous versions of BitLocker, BTG allows the user to protect volumes with a password or smart card.

Modes of operation

Hybrid BitLocker

Creates a "discovery drive" with BitLocker To Go Reader for working in previous versions of Microsoft Windows.

See Also

External Links